Cavaletti are small wooden rails placed on the ground or slightly raised with X-shaped supports. They are used in basic training of a riding horse in order to encourage him to lengthen his stride, improve his balance, and loosen up and straighten his muscles.

Located in beautiful San Juan Capistrano, Sycamore Trails Stables features three lighted covered arenas, three lighted jumping arenas (one just for beginners), world class instructors and trainers, miles of scenic trails, and lots of great people and horses.